Mental health advocates hope to change the way people are helped while in crisis

By: Anusha Roy

January 13, 2021

Originally appeared on 9News

DENVER — With the 2021 state legislative session, some lawmakers in Colorado are hoping to revisit an idea to stop a practice mental health advocates worry treats people like criminals when they are in crisis.

Vincent Atchity, with Mental Health Colorado, said the secure transportation bill would update the way we get patients to the help they need.

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